Oral Cancer Awareness
Get the Facts. Reduce your Risk. Know What to Look For.
Did You Know?
Get the Facts:
- Fastest growing new oral cancer cases are in a younger, sexually active male or female who often does not smoke or have any of the typical risk factors.
- Oral cancer can be sexually transmitted by the human papilloma virus ñ HPV - the fastest growing sexually transmitted infection.
- There are 3X as many cases of oral cancer to cervical cancer.
To read the entire article visit www.dentalhygienecanada.ca
The remainder of the article details the following:
- The Good News - a list of ways to help reduce your risk
- What to Look For? - a list of signs and symptoms to watch for
Vista Dental Care
Chad Aitken, DMD
280-5201 43 St.
Red Deer, AB